Definition of apartness in English:



mass noun
  • 1The state of two or more people or things being separated in time or space.

    ‘their geographical apartness accentuated the otherness of their sound’
    1. 1.1 The state of not being close emotionally.
      ‘national togetherness will shroud our apartness’
  • 2The state of being isolated or at a distance from the main body.

    ‘people for whom apartness and solitude are sources of spiritual strength’
    ‘the facelessness of the big city world and its apartness’
    1. 2.1 The quality of being different or distinct from other people or things; individuality.
      ‘an event that emphasizes difference and apartness’
      ‘a sense of exotic apartness from the cultural mainstream’